37 Total Quotes

Bob Taft Quotes

Bob Taft
What happened on September 11 compels us to focus on who we are as Americans, what we stand for, what really matters in our lives - family, friends, faith and freedom.
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#American Politician

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Yet in this global economy, no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connections and low-cost, skilled labor overseas are an explosive combination.
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#American Politician #Economy

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We will never forget the passengers of Flight 93, who courageously confronted the terrorists, defeating another planned attack on America. They are the heroes for our times.
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#American Politician #America

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Let us seize the special opportunity that is ours to act boldly and decisively at a time when the eyes of our fellow citizens, both present and future, are upon us.
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#American Politician

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These were recreational events with friends, primarily on the weekends, and we don't have a pay-to-play system, ... There is no connection between golf or contributions and state contracts in our administration.
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#Events

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The new agreements will improve and protect the health and economic vitality of the Great Lakes region and allow future generations to share the same benefits.
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#Future

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I am hopeful the Supreme Court will recognize tax incentives as a constitutional means for states to encourage business investment and job creation,
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#Business

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tax credits remain a critical tool in our ability to attract and retain good jobs in Ohio.
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#Ability

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That's the competitive environment we're in, whether you're Democratic or Republican, ... Every governor is battling for these jobs.
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#Environment

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We must ensure our system of higher education offers world-class quality for a world-class economy.
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#American Politician

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My friends, we're going to have to help ourselves. No one is going to save us. The federal government certainly isn't going to bail us out.
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#American Politician

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There is overwhelming evidence of guilt in this case. ... (He) confessed to the authorities on two separate occasions, and he fully admits he committed these crimes,
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#Guilt

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The secret to great coffee is having it fresh. We roast it fresh on site.
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#Coffee

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Everything depends on a good job - strong families, strong communities, the pursuit of the American dream, and a tax base to support schools for our kids and services for our seniors.
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#American Politician

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The terrorists thought they could destroy America. How wrong they were. Instead of weakening us, they made us stronger.
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#Terrorists

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I've traveled this great state for many years, and seen firsthand our tremendous strengths. And our foremost strength is our people.
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#American Politician

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We stand strong together - as Americans - many cultures, races and faiths, but one nation under God.
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#American Politician

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Whether we knew many who died on September 11 or personally knew none, we all lost something on that day. Innocence. Security. A trust that our homeland would always be safe.
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#American Politician

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If we are to create tomorrow's jobs, we can't remain frozen in time in yesterday's tax system.
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#American Politician

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Many have left their families to defend our freedom. We salute their bravery; we express our appreciation and support to their families. And we pray for their safe return.
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#American Politician

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There are many things we must do to improve our business climate. But in the quest for prosperity, what matters most is our people.
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#American Politician

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We all share a common goal - we want our children to succeed.
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#American Politician

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We live in a land like no other - a land of freedom and opportunity unparalleled on the face of the globe.
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#American Politician

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A dynamic economy begins with a good education.
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#American Politician

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Over the next several months we'll find reasons to disagree. Our path will not be easy. Yet our opportunity will never be so great.
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#American Politician

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Upon becoming aware of my failure to disclose these activities, I promptly notified the Ohio Ethics Commission,
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#Failure

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I am here today to publicly apologize to the people of the state of Ohio for my failure to provide complete financial disclosure statements to the Ohio Ethics Commission as mandated by law, ... I accept total responsibility for my mistake, and I'm sorry.
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#Failure #Mistake